Wednesday Wordplay: Oprah Winfrey and Steve Jobs

Motivational Quotes



So we went to Atari and said, ‘Hey, we’ve got this amazing thing, even built with some of your parts, and what do you think about funding us? Or we’ll give it to you. We just want to do it. Pay our salary, we’ll come work for you.’ And they said, ‘No.’ So then we went to Hewlett-Packard, and they said, ‘Hey, we don’t need you. You haven’t got through college yet.’

Steve Jobs

What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal.            — Albert Pine


Every big problem was at one time a wee disturbance.      Unknown




Seek freedom and become captive of your desires, seek discipline and find your liberty.             — Frank Herbert, Dune


It is impossible to go through life without trust: That is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all, oneself.             — Graham Greene, The Ministry of Fear



The whole point of being alive is to evolve into the complete person you were intended to be.           

         — Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine